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Field Of Dreams

By Jules Vivas Images by Noel Pabalate Video by Roc Verdera From the genteel atmosphere of the field, lunch in a beauteous marquee, to the auditory backdrop of galloping hooves and the crack of a mallet hitting a ball, polo is truly a sensuous sport. Widely known as the “Game of Kings,” men and women […]

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Philippines and Korea Ink Tourism Cooperation Deal

The Philippines continues to secure strong tourism ties with the Republic of Korea (R.O.K), with the inking of the Implementation Program on Tourism Cooperation between the two countries held today, November 25, 2019 at the Westin Chosun Hotel in Busan. “For nine years now, Korea is undisputed in its position as the top source market […]

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A dream cruise around Southeast Asia

By NIKA ROQUE October 18, 2019 While most prefer to travel the quickest way by air, taking a journey via cruise ship, however, brings the experience to a whole new level. It allows the feel of a luxurious stay with numerous things to enjoy while on board but still have …

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Halloween happenings

By The Manila Times October 18, 2019 Filipino folklore creatures is the theme at Diamond Hotel. ‘Shake, Rattle and Roll’ at Diamond Hotel Filipino folklore creatures make up “Shake, Rattle and Roll: A Diamond Hotel Halloween Event” on October 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Diamond Ballroom …

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Conrad Manila ranks high in ‘Best Hotels in the World’

By The Manila Times October 18, 2019 The premier haven ranks third in Asia and 46th overall by Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Award. The premier haven for smart luxury by Manila Bay, Conrad Manila, was recently recognized by Conde Nast Traveler in its annual Readers Choice Awards as one …

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Heritage town thrives on ‘eco-sports tourism’

By The Manila Times October 11, 2019 Argao provides visitors a virtual trip back through the Spanish colonial era amidst its well-preserved heritage sites. The historic town of Argao, Cebu Province, a sprawling natural wonder endowed with pristine coastal waters, white-sand beaches and rolling hills and mountains, now thrives in …

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A paradise haven by the beach

By TYRONE JASPER C. PIAD October 04, 2019 Boracay Island — one of the country’s top tourist destinations and acclaimed several times as the world’s best island — has always been syno­nymous with words such as paradise, escape and relaxation, except maybe during the time it was shut down for …

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Unique Manila destinations accessible through LRT

By The Manila Times October 04, 2019 With the weather getting cold, people may already be psyching up for the holidays, but what comes as even timelier is the recent World Tourism Day. Tourism has played a major role in building economies and livelihood opportunities, and an occasion like this …

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Making Filipinos’ dream vacations come true

By The Manila Times September 27, 2019 Travel app merges travel and entertainment at grand fest Technology has indeed turned many once taxing acti­vities into easy and seamless pro­cesses — including traveling. With just a few taps on their smartphones, travelers can complete their itinerary, book their activities and even …

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